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Entry added by: Nigel Starnes on Thu 13th December 18, 08:18pm Sighting location: Tirabad. Sighting date: 13/12/18
Barn Owl hunting by side of road just outside village at 17:30 this evening .

Entry added by: Andrew King on Thu 13th December 18, 05:39pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 13/12/18
Even with a strong, cold SE wind making waves, a higher than usual 2300 waterfowl were counted (excl gulls). Best were 61 Cormorant, 3 LEgret, 2 Gt Egret, 314 Canada Geese, 245 Wigeon, 64 Gadwall, 150 Teal, 324 Mallard, 15 Shoveler, 6 Pochard, 451 Tufteds, 1 Shelduck, 39 Goldeneye, 546 Coot, 1 Kingfisher. Two Cettis chasing each other nr the bird-hide.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 12th December 18, 11:19pm Sighting location: A470 Brecon to Libanus. Sighting date: 12/12/18
Barn Owl hunting along A470 between Brecon and Libanus this evening at 9:30.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Wed 12th December 18, 10:12pm Sighting location: beacons Reservoir. Sighting date: 12/12/18
Drove past Beacons Reservoir today and probably the 2 geese seen on Sunday 9th Dec are I believe hybrids showing the size and large orange beak of a greylag but with the white facial patches of white fronted.[Off-line, others have confirmed these geese arrived back in the summer - whether by flight or in the back of a vehicle is questionable. Probable Swan Goose x Greylag, farmyard-type (not wild). VAK]

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 12th December 18, 05:25pm Sighting location: Mynydd Illtyd. Sighting date: 12/12/18
Deuring WeBs count 81 Snipe and 1 Jack Snipe. 57 Golden Plover were in the road side roost. Other than that just a single Meadow Pipit of note.

Entry added by: Bob and Gwil Griffiths on Tue 11th December 18, 08:39pm Sighting location: Llanhamlach, Brecs. Sighting date: 11/12/18
A Barn Owl at roadside near Llanhamlach

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Tue 11th December 18, 04:59pm Sighting location: Y Byddwn, Groesffordd. Sighting date: 11/12/18
250 Black-headed Gulls with 7 Lesser Black-backed Gulls and possibly a common gull feeding on marshy field north of A40 then later many of them flew east over reserve. Also a grey wagtail, green woodpecker and first record of a dipper on the reserve.

Entry added by: David Jones Powell on Tue 11th December 18, 11:21am Sighting location: Fennifach Road, Brecon. Sighting date: 11/12/18
Merlin. More or less on cue for usual Spring/ Autumn passage, hunting roadside hedgerows.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sun 9th December 18, 05:43pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 09/12/18
Took the kids to watch the Starlings tonight which put on a good show over the western reedbed. 3 Scaup (2m1f) were in front of the hide and the gull roost included an adult Yellow-legged Gull and 4 Common Gull.

Entry added by: Shelley Evans on Sun 9th December 18, 03:49pm Sighting location: Glasbury Fford Fawr. Sighting date: 09/12/18
WeBS count this morning (river high just spilling bank in places, many pools flooded): 77 Canadas, 2 Buzzard, 2 Cormorant, 1 Goosander, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Great White Egret, 2 Greylag, 6 Lapwing, 5 Little Egret, 105 Mallard, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Snipe, 1 Teal and (new sinse I have been recording this site) 4 Pintail.